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The Medical Heritage Library
by Cheselden, William, 1688-1752; Mead, Richard, 1673-1754, dedicatee; Manning, William, 1767-1849, printer; Loring, James, 1770-1850, printer; White, James, 1755?-1824, bookseller
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First published under the title 'Anatomy of the humane body' in London in 1713
Topic: Anatomy
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Title from cover
Topic: Medicine
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by Laurie, Joseph, d. 1865; Hull, Amos Gerald, 1810-1859
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Includes index
Topic: Homeopathy
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by Hippocrates; Coxe, John Redman, 1773-1864; Galen
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NLM copy 1, stamp of Mott Memorial Library on t.p
Topics: History of Medicine, History, Ancient, Greek World
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by Bönninghausen, Clemens Maria Franz von, 1785-1864; Allen, Timothy Field, 1837-1902; National Center for Homoeopathy (U.S.), donor; American Foundation for Homoeopathy, former owner
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Includes index
Topics: Homeopathy, Materia Medica
Woodcut frontispiece, zodiac man (p. 8), and tailpiece
Topics: Hygiene, Astrology, Physiognomy
Includes index
Topic: Naturopathy
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by Crumpler, Rebecca Lee, -1895
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"Part first: treating of the cause, prevention, and cure of infantile bowel complaints, from birth to the close of the teething period, or till after the fifth year. Part second: containing miscellaneous information concerning the life and growth of beings, the beginning of womanhood, also the cause, prevention, and cure of many of the most distressing complaints of women, and youth of both sexes."
Topics: Infant Care, Disease
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by Tissot, S. A. D. (Samuel Auguste David), 1728-1797; Physician
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Translation of L'onanisme. First published in Latin under title: Tentamen de morbis ex manustupratione, in the 1758 ed. of the author's Dissertatio de febribus biliosis
Topics: Masturbation, Disease
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Microfilm
Topic: Marijuana Abuse
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Pennsylvania District copyright, no. 54, issued in 1794 to Absalom Jones and Richard Allen, "as authors and proprietors."--p. [2]
Topics: Carey, Mathew, 1760-1839, Yellow Fever, Disease Outbreaks, Terminal Care, Social Problems, African...
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by Pliny, the Elder; Bostock, John, 1773-1846, translator; Riley, Henry T. (Henry Thomas), 1816-1878, translator
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Translation of: Naturalis historia
Topic: Natural History
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by Qazwīnī, Zakarīyā ibn Muḥammad, approximately 1203-1283
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335 leaves, bound, (19 lines; fol. 1a blank) : 24 cm
Topics: Natural History, Astrology, Astronomy, Geography, Plants
With: Channing, W. F. The medical application of electricity. Boston, 1865
Topic: Electric Stimulation Therapy
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by Nakhshabī, Z̤iyāʼ al-Dīn, -1350
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29 leaves, bound, (8-12 lines; leaf 1a blank) : 22 cm
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Topics: Sexual Behavior, Women, Genitalia, Female, Erotica, Pharmaceutical Preparations, Poisoning -- drug...
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by Deslandes, L. (Léopold), 1796-1850; Rushmore, Edward, former owner. DNLM; American Foundation for Homoeopathy, former owner. DNLM
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Later ed. has title: Manhood
Topics: Masturbation, Sexual Dysfunctions, Psychological
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by United States. War Dept. Inspector General's Office; Steuben, Friedrich Wilhelm Ludolf Gerhard Augustin, Baron von, 1730-1794; Doolittle, Amos, 1754-1832, engraver; United States. Congress. Act to provide for the national defence, by establishing an uniform militia
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The author statement appears on the t.p. after the edition statement
Topics: Military Personnel, Military Medicine
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by Hering, Constantine, 1800-1880
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361 p. ; 25 cm
Topics: Materia Medica, Therapeutics
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by Harawī, Muḥammad ibn Yūsuf, active 16th century
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422 leaves, bound, (13 lines; leaf 422b blank) : 21 cm
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Topics: Ḥātim al-Ṭāʼī, Medicine, Arabic, Materia Medica, Physicians
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by Biddle, John B. (John Barclay), 1815-1879; Biddle, John B. (John Barclay), 1815-1879. Review of materia medica
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Rev. ed. of: Review of materia medica. Philadelphia : Lindsay and Blakiston, 1852
Topic: Materia Medica
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xvi, 144 pages : 20 cm
Topics: Sex Manuals, Sexual Behavior, Aphrodisiacs
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by Hahnemann, Samuel, 1755-1843; National Center for Homoeopathy (U.S.), donor. DNLM; American Foundation for Homoeopathy, former owner. DNLM; Dudgeon, R. E. (Robert Ellis), 1820-1904
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Translation of various essays
Topic: Homeopathy
Translation of Der lange verborgene Freund
Topics: Medicine, Traditional, Superstitions, Magic
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by Knerr, Calvin B. (Calvin Brobst), 1847-1940; Hering, Constantine, 1800-1880
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Includes index
Topics: Homeopathy, Materia Medica
Includes index
Topic: Medicine
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Topics: Yellow Fever, Epidemics
Will digitize
Topic: Medicine
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by Valverde de Amusco, Juan, approximately 1525-approximately 1588, author
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Colophon: "Imprimiose la presente obra en Roma en casa de Antonio Blado ... año de M.D.LVI."
Topic: Anatomy
Signatures: A⁸ a⁸ b⁴ B-2C⁸
Topics: Cooking, Medicine
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by Jahn, Friedrich Ludwig, 1778-1852; Butler, Charles, translator
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Translated by Charles Beck. cf. Pref
Topic: Gymnastics
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Includes the association's membership roster and its complete program and annual reports
Topics: Medicine, Physicians
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by Harris, Chapin Aaron, 1806-1860; Harris, Chapin Aaron, 1806-1860. Dictionary of dental science, biography, bibliography, and medical terminology
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Rev. ed. of A dictionary of dental science, biography, bibliography, and medical terminology, 1849
Topics: Dentistry, Medicine, Terminology as Topic
27 cm
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Topics: Ibn al-Khaṭīb, 1313-1374, Arabs, Spain
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by Schieferdecker, Chr. Charles; National Center for Homoeopathy (U.S.), donor. DNLM; American Foundation for Homoeopathy, former owner. DNLM
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Topics: Nittinger, C. G. G. (Carl Georg Gottlob), 1807-1874, Vaccination
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by James, William, 1842-1910, author; Abridgement of (work): James, William, 1842-1910. Principles of psychology
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Abridgement of Principles of psychology / William James
Topic: Psychology
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by Cocke, James R. (James Richard), 1863-1900
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-357) and index
Topic: Hypnosis
10 leaves, bound, (17-20 lines; fol. 10 blank) : 21 cm
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Topics: Astrology, Occultism, Diagnosis
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[58] leaves ; 18 cm. (4to)
Topics: Hygiene, Diet, Materia Medica, Health Behavior
First published in England in 1731
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Topics: Mathematics, Accounting, Commerce
168 pages : 19 cm
Topic: Hypnosis
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by Porta, Giambattista della, approximately 1535-1615 author
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First published in 1658
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Topics: Physical Phenomena, Alchemy
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by Culpeper, Nicholas, 1616-1654; Allen, John, 1660?-1727?, printer; Boone, Nicholas, 1679-1738, bookseller; Henchman, Daniel, 1689-1761, bookseller; Edwards, John, d. 1725, printer; Royal College of Physicians of London
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Originally published in 1649 under title: "A physicall directory; or, A translation of the London dispensatory, made by the Colledge of Physicians in London [Wing C7540]," itself a translation of the Pharmacopoeia Londinensis of 1618. Cf. Wellcome, II. p. 414, and Austin
Topics: Materia Medica, Pharmaceutical Preparations
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by Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813; Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813. Inquiry into the effects of spirituous liquors upon the human body; Richardson, Josiah, 1778-1857, bookseller
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Running title: On the effects of ardent spirits
Topic: Alcohol-Related Disorders
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by Pliny, the Elder
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18 cm
Topic: Natural History
Another microfilm copy. [Princeton, N.J. : Princeton Microfilm Corp.] cartridges. 16 mm
Topics: Medicine, Libraries, Medical
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by Hahnemann, Samuel, 1755-1843; Hempel, Charles J. (Charles Julius), 1811-1879, translator; National Center for Homoeopathy (U.S.), donor; American Foundation for Homoeopathy, former owner
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Translation of Reine Arzneimittellehre
Topics: Materia Medica, Homeopathy
Author is S.H. Selman--cf. Selman, S.H. The Indian guide to health, 1836
Topics: Phytotherapy, Plants, Medicinal
Issues for 1965- have title: Boletín
Topic: Medicine
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by Kreussler, Emil; Hempel, Charles J. (Charles Julius), 1811-1879, translator
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Translation of Therapie acuter und chronischer Krankheitsformen nach dem homöopathischen Heilprincip
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Topic: Homeopathy
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by Lee, Edmund Jennings, 1853-; Lippe, Constantine; National Center for Homoeopathy (U.S.), donor; American Foundation for Homoeopathy, former owner
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"After the death of Dr. Constantine Lippe, all the Mss. he had written for the second edition of his repertory was secured, and is included in this work."--Introductory note
Topics: Homeopathy, Materia Medica
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Another microfilm copy. [Princeton, N.J. : Princeton Microfilm Corp.] cartridges. 16 mm
Topics: Medicine, Libraries, Medical
"Imprimatur, July 29, 1676. Jonas Moore, soc. Regiae Vice-Praeses."--Page facing title page
Topics: Witchcraft, Deception, Delusions
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by Welch, F. G. (Follansbee Goodrich), 1843-, author
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Topics: Hygiene, Physical Education and Training, Morals
Abridged translation of: Kunhe, Louis. Lehrbuch der Gesichtsausdruckskunde
Topics: Physiognomy, Facial Expression, Diagnosis
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by Rāzī, Abū Bakr Muḥammad ibn Zakarīyā, 865?-925?
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463 p., bound, (18-20 lines) : 30 cm
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Topics: Gastrointestinal Diseases, Medicine, Arabic
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by Pliny, the Elder
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18 cm
Topic: Natural History
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by Berengario da Carpi, Jacopo, approximately 1460-approximately 1530, author; Vitali, Bernardino dei, active 1494-1539, printer; Preceded by (work): Berengario da Carpi, Jacopo, approximately 1460-approximately 1530. Commentaria super Anatomia Mundini; Windsor, John, 1787-1868, former owner
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First published in 1522
Topic: Anatomy
Preface signed: P. S
Topics: Medicine, Cooking, Housekeeping
Includes indexes
Topics: Long Island College Hospital, Long Island College Hospital. Hoagland Laboratory, Long Island...
Microfilm
Topics: Phrenology, Hypnosis
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by Jaldakī, Aydamar ibn ʻAbd Allāh, active 1349-1361
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27 cm
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Topic: Alchemy
27 cm
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Topics: Ibn al-Khaṭīb, 1313-1374, Arabs, Spain
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186 leaves, bound, (22-23 lines) : 23 cm
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Topics: Medicine, Arabic, Therapeutics, Occultism
Issued in 2 parts: v. 1, Authors and titles; v. 2-3, Subjects
Topics: Medicine, Libraries, Medical
Erroneously attributed to Salzmann. Attributed to Guts Muths. Cf. NUC pre-56
Topic: Physical Education and Training
Official publication of the Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of the State of Maryland
Topic: Medicine
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At head of title: Epidemiología
Topic: Smallpox
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by United States; Cross, Trueman, d. 1846; United States. War Dept; United States. Constitution
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Includes index
Topic: Military Personnel
With a half-title
Topics: African Continental Ancestry Group, Population Groups, Social Problems, Medicine, Traditional,...
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Reissued in 1957, with new introduction and supplementary reports, under title: Hypnosis in medicine and surgery
Topic: Hypnosis
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by Salverte, Eusèbe, 1771-1839; Thomson, Anthony Todd, 1778-1849
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Translation of Des sciences occultes
Topics: Occultism, Magic, Parapsychology
"Published by authority of Hon. Jefferson Davis, Secretary of War."
Topic: Weather
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by Gregory, John, 1724-1773; University of Pennsylvania. Dept. of Medicine; M. Carey & Son, printer
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Running title: Duties and qualifications of a physician
Topics: Physician's Role, Character
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by Ingalese, Isabella, author; Preceded by (work): Ingalese, Richard, 1863- From incarnation to re-incarnation
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Includes index
Topic: Occultism
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by Coxe, John Redman, 1773-1864; Fox, Joseph, 1759-1832. A new medical dictionary; Fry, William, 1777-1855, printer; Thomas Dobson and Son, publisher
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A page-for-page reprint of the Philadelphia 1808 edition
Topic: Medicine